Abstract Title:

Varicella zoster virus meningitis in a previously immunized child.

Abstract Source:

Pediatrics. 2004 Aug ;114(2):e273-4. PMID: 15286270

Abstract Author(s):

Joel Schwab, Matthew Ryan

Article Affiliation:

Joel Schwab


We are reporting a previously well 5-year-old child with varicella-zoster meningitis who had a history of a previous immunization against varicella. This child also developed a transient sensorineural hearing loss. The child was treated with acyclovir and made a full recovery.

Study Type : Human: Case Report

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